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Shawn Kelley’s latest internet find a good luck charm for Yankees

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  Last week, Shawn Kelley was browsing the internet and had a tab opened to Amazon.com, trying to find his latest purchase. He happened to come across a horse mask, worth $19.32 and had a rating of 4.5 stars. He figured he would buy the mask, just to garner a few laughs in the Yankees clubhouse. Instead, ...

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Yankees announce prospects going to Arizona Fall League

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This just in via Joel Sherman: The following New York Yankees prospects have been assigned to the Arizona Fall League after the conclusion of the 2014 regular season: RHP Caleb Cotham RHP Branden Pinder RHP Alex Smith 1B Greg Bird 3B Eric Jagielo OF Tyler Austin OF Aaron Judge  

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Yankees vs. Tigers pitching matchups

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Tuesday, August 26 Yankees: Brandon McCarthy (5-2, 1.90 ERA) Tigers: Rick Porcello (14-8, 3.10 ERA) Time: 7:08 p.m. T.V./Radio: My9/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Porcello: Carlos Beltran (4-for-8, .500 AVG), Jacoby Ellsbury (8-for-13, .615 AVG), Ichiro Suzuki (11-for-28, .393 AVG) Who's Not vs. Porcello: Derek Jeter (1-for-15, .067 AVG) Wednesday, August 27 Yankees: Shane Greene (3-1, 3.17 ERA) Tigers: David Price (12-9, 3.00 ERA) Time: 7:08 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network & ESPN/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Price: Jacoby Ellsbury (14-for-47, ...

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2014 is the ‘Year of Injuries’ for Mark Teixeira

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Back, groin, leg, lat, wrist and fingers.  If you looked at the words above, you would think we're taking a test on the different parts of the human body. Unfortunately, that's not the case. The list above is all the injuries Mark Teixeira has faced this season, and it continued last night when he missed the ...

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Yankees clobber Shields in 8-1 victory over Royals

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Before the game tonight, Yankees manager Joe Girardi said every game is a play-off game for the Bronx Bombers, and they had a daunting task when they had to face James Shields. However, the Yankees struck in the 7th inning, and never looked back, clobbering the Kansas City Royals 8-1 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Gardner, Teixeira

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Here's a few minor injury notes as the Yankees prepare to play this one make-up game against the Kansas City Royals. If the Yankees want to win five in a row, it won't be easy: They're facing James Shields, who's having a pretty good year. Brett Gardner: Brett Gardner says his ankle is feeling much better but the ...

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Yankees vs. Royals pitching matchups

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Monday, August 25 Yankees: Michael Pineda (2-2, 2.05 ERA) Royals: James Shields (12-6, 3.28 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: My9 & ESPN/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Shields: Stephen Drew (6-for-11, .545 AVG), Martin Prado (2-for-5, .400 AVG), Brian McCann (3-for-8, .375 AVG) Who's Not vs. Shields: Mark Teixeira (6-for-48, .125 AVG)

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Yankees suddenly in the middle of a playoff race

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The Yankees recent home stand had done wonders for them, hasn't it? Before this current home stand, the Yankees were on the outside looking in: They were eight games back in the American League East and they were five games out of the second Wild Card spot. Flash forward to a week later, and the Yankees ...

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